Barbara A. Viano, 88, of Kingston, passed away Friday, October 27, 2017. She was born in Kingston, NY, on September 26, 1929 to the late Burdette Wolven and Lena (Van Schaack) Wolven. Barbara was married to Joseph J. Viano, Jr., Joseph passed away on August 13, 2016. She attended Kingston High School and later worked as a cook and server at Woolworth's in uptown Kingston, Whalen's Store on Wall Street in Kingston, and at the Kingston Knitting Mill.
She is survived by her children, Joseph John Viano, Lynn (Howard) Hotaling, Margaret (Sean) O'Connor, Kathleen Sulkey, Barbara Ann Kuhnen, Chris (Debra) Viano, Melissa (Joseph) Goldpaugh, as well as several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. She is predeceased by her siblings, Harrison, Gerald, Whitey, and Alden Wolven, Margaret Simmons, Kay Smith, Helen Mayer, and Ruth Rice.
Entrusted to the care of A. Carr & Son Funeral Home, 65 Lucas Ave, Kingston. A memorial graveside service will take place in Hurley Cemetery on Saturday November 4, 2017 at 10am.